President / CEO
As President and Chief Executive Officer of CME, Mr. Cheney has overall responsibility for the operations of the Company, including technical project management, quality control, market development, and financial management. He is an alum of Oxford University’s Said School of Business where he earned a postgraduate diploma in Organizational Leadership.
Chief Operating Officer
Bryan Busch is a Civil Engineer specialized in structural engineering. Mr. Busch leads the Structural Design Division at CME and provides design, construction, and program management expertise for bridge projects. Mr. Busch’s team is rapidly becoming recognized for their implementation of innovative design techniques.
Phone: 860.290.4100 ext. 1130
Chief Technical Officer
Michael Culmo is a Civil Engineer with specialization in Bridge/Structure design and Highway design. He supervises a staff of eight engineers in the Transportation and Structures Group. He has extensive experience in the design of steel, concrete, prestressed concrete and timber structures and has been responsible for directing a design team on new expressway bridges, bridge rehabilitations, repairs of steel bridges and repair of prestressed concrete bridges. He is a pioneer in the progressive technology of Accelerated Bridge Construction. Under his direction, CME has had incredible success with projects utilizing this method and has won awards for style, utility and innovation in bridge design and construction. Prior to joining CME, Mr. Culmo was employed for thirteen years with the Connecticut Department of Transportation and, in his last position there, was a Supervising Engineer in the Bridge Design section.
Phone: 860.290.4100 ext. 1114
Vice President, Program Management
Rachel McQuillen is a talented Civil and Transportation Engineer with over 30 years of experience helping communities to improve their infrastructure, develop new neighborhoods and civic assets and make roadways safer for its citizens. She is a gifted Public Outreach specialist who listens to communities and their leadership to fully understand their needs, concerns, challenges, ideas and objectives. She facilitates dialog between factions to assist them in crafting solutions that they all will be happy to support.
Ms. McQuillen is supported by a team of seasoned professionals that are keen to context-sensitivity in planning and design. They have extensive experience helping municipalities to form strategies, implement policies, apply for funding, and develop designs to preserve and protect the unique qualities and features that define their area’s “sense of place.” Under Rachel’s leadership and guidance, this group will explore new opportunities, strengthen their portfolios and expand their service offerings.
Phone: 860.928.7848 ext. 2109
Vice President, Business Development
George Jacobs is a Transportation Engineer with deep experience in the planning and design of highway corridor projects. His specific design expertise is focused on the layout of complex, multi-level, highway interchanges. At CME, George oversees a talented team of engineers in the Highways and Traffic group. In his role as Director, George is responsible for supporting the professional development of our staff, ensuring the quality delivery of projects, and assisting our clients meet their goals.
Prior to joining CME, George worked at Parsons Transportation Group, Wilbur Smith Assoc., Dewberry Engineers and AI Engineers, Inc. His various positions with these firms offered him the opportunity to be involved at the highest level with major projects around New England, across the nation, and internationally. Aside from his strength in project management, George is also a skilled business operations executive.
Phone: 860.290.4100 ext. 1109
Human Resource Manager
Peggy Moulton is a certified Professional in Human Resources with years of experience in the field. Ms. Moulton is charged with leading our recruitment and staff development initiatives. She is also charged with managing and implementation all benefit programs and corporate resource management policies. Ms. Moulton possesses a Masters Degree from the University of Connecticut.
Phone: 860.290.4100 ext. 1141